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Old 02-19-2014, 10:40 AM   #1
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My fuel milage.

Okay, someone wanted to start a thread on fuel mileage so let's get it going. I have a 2010 Ford F 450 that gets me 12 miles per gallon unloaded and six to seven miles per gallon towing my Voltage 3905. That's my story, let's hear yours.
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Old 02-19-2014, 12:10 PM   #2
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I have a 2013 F 350 4x4 DRW It gets me about 14 mpg unloaded and 7 to 9 towing my Voltage 3905. My CGVW is 28,000 to 29,000 pounds.
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Old 02-19-2014, 02:49 PM   #3
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I have a 06 Ram 3500 DWR I get:
Highway unloaded 18Mpg
Highway Loaded V3200 10Mpg
City unloaded 13Mpg
City Averaged into Highway loaded.
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Old 02-19-2014, 02:56 PM   #4
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We have a 2009 Ford F150 Super Crew 4X4 with the 5.3 litre V-8. We get 12.5 L/100Km (18.8 mpg US) average without towing. Towing our rig we get 20.5 L/100 Km (11.5 mpg US).
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Macman... My numbers are close to yours:

2014 Ford F-450 dually (with a 4:30 rear end), pulling a 2014 Voltage 3200... GCVW shown in the photo below.

12 - 14 mpg unloaded, depending on speed...
7.5 - 9.0 mpg towing, again depending on speed. At 65 mph on level terrain, I'm usually right at 8.3 mpg.

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Old 02-19-2014, 04:35 PM   #6
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2008 F450 DRW 4x4 6.4 4.88's, usually carrying 100-150 Gallons of fuel:

Running empty I get 10.5 to 12 MPG. City vs highway doesn't change much since I'm over 2000 RPM's at 55MPH with the 4.88 gears.

Towing a 2014 Voltage 3905 I get 6.5 to 8 MPG, depending on terrain.
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Old 02-19-2014, 05:05 PM   #7
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09 F250 6.4L deleted and Spartan tuned. Unloaded I get about 13 around town and 15-16 on the road. Fully loaded this with the toy in the box and fuel this weekend weighing about 16k I got about 7.5 heading into the wind on the way there and close to 10 on the way back. I was running anywhere from 55-70. With the 3.55 gear set the truck really likes to run 65-70 and will maintain speed on most of the hills in central TX without kicking down a gear using cruise control.

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Old 02-21-2014, 12:15 AM   #8
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2011 F-250 6.7L dsl pulling a Denali 330rls averages 10mpg. I usually do the speed limit (65-70mph). If we are running into a headwind with the a/c going I've been as low as 7.8 mpg. With a tailwind I'm up around 11mpg. No wind with the a/c and 70mph I see a solid 9.5.
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I have a 2009 F250 pulling a 3200 voltage. I get between 11.5 and 12 in flat country loaded with a goldwing MC or golf cart. About 11 if I am loaded with 2 Goldwing MC's. I get about 16 around town unloaded and 20+ on the highway. I removed all the exhaust and run a straight 4 inch pipe which improved my mileage greatly.
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Today we completed travel from north of Atlanta, Georgia to Gulfport, Mississippi. According to the Cat Scale we are a little over CGVW 31,000. That's just too much but I don't know what to get rid of. My garage is full of audio and video equipment. On one tank we got slightly over 9 mpg. I was pleasantly surprised to get just over 10 mpg on the last tank. I averaged just under 60 miles per hour for the trip.
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